Scent of a Gamer

From the computer to the tabletop, this is all about games. Updated each week-end.

The Battle Royale returns

A couple of years ago now a fascinating project began in Civilization V. On a huge world map, 61 civs would battle it out for total world domination. The winner … Continue reading

February 10, 2018 · 4 Comments

Never too old to be new: Titan Quest Ragnarok expansion

Titan Quest was originally released in 2006. Following in the wake of Diablo II, it took the action RPG to a new setting and drew on world mythologies for its … Continue reading

November 25, 2017 · 2 Comments

The week in inspiration #3

Lots to talk about and share this week, including a few interesting items on the design side of the gaming equation. Reading: Persistence pays off for Brian Fargo For about … Continue reading

November 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

More details emerge on Magic the Gathering Arena

Since the reveal of Magic: the Gathering at HasCon earlier this month, I have been keeping a lazy eye on any other details to emerge. I’ve made a list below. … Continue reading

September 17, 2017 · 3 Comments

Magic: the Gathering Arena revealed

The logo for Magic: the Gathering Arena was revealed a while back. Other than the fact that is was electronic, nothing else was known about the product. From the demonstration … Continue reading

September 10, 2017 · 3 Comments

Warhammer 2 TotalWar campaign map revealed

I’ve been a bit quiet myself talking about this game recently. Long story short, the game is still awesome, but sadly too awesome for the computers I currently own! When … Continue reading

August 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Norse faction for Warhammer: Total War

The next faction has been announced for Warhammer: Total War, and it’s the Norse who will be joining us in the game. If you missed it, here it is:   … Continue reading

July 22, 2017 · 1 Comment